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Lance Armstrong Pays $5M To Settle USPS Fraud Case

Law360 (April 19, 2018, 5:06 PM EDT) -- Disgraced U.S. cyclist Lance Armstrong said Thursday he has agreed to a $5 million settlement to end the long-running False Claims Act lawsuit by his former cycling teammate Floyd Landis and the U.S. Postal Service alleging he had defrauded the government by collecting millions of dollars while lying about doping.

The settlement ends litigation that goes back to 2010 and is related to Lance Armstrong's 2013 admission that he had used performance-enhancing drugs during his career as a professional cyclist. (AP) In a statement through his...
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LANDIS v. TAILWIND SPORTS CORPORATION et al


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1:10-cv-00976

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District Of Columbia

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Christopher R. Cooper

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June 10, 2010

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